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Cultrual Diversity
Do stereotypes, prejudices and/or grouping have an effect on standardized testing? Or vice versa?

prejudices
in the last 2 years what are some of the changes the u s had made to policies concerning the treatment of arabs and muslims

com 220
I need a link to find charts and graph statistics on racism and prejudices today

AP U.S. History 1920's immigration
Between 1880 and 1925 American society remained true to its core values of liberty, equality and opertunity regaurding immigration issues. Asses the validity of this statement. Ha! whatever! Tons of immigration took place between those years, and the increase in population ...

English
As an African American, Angelou experienced firsthand racial prejudices and discrimination in Arkansas. She also suffered at the hands of a family associate around the age of 7: can someone reword so I cant understand?

Reading
2. Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...

ms. sue plz help
2. Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...

psychology
The observational learning approach states that stereotypes and prejudices are acquired through what? repressing of wants and needs excessively experiencing maturation of innate ideas watching and imitating a model’s behavior pairing conditioned and unconditioned stimuli

psychology
The observational learning approach states that stereotypes and prejudices are acquired through what? a)repressing of wants and needs excessively B)experiencing maturation of innate ideas C)watching and imitating a model’s behavior D)pairing conditioned and unconditioned ...

U.S history
Experiences of women and minority groups during World War II. what positive changes did the war bring for women and minorities? in what ways were these games limited by the enduring strength of traditional prejudices? Help?

LA- need help
What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as different but as enjoyable companions. Children learn ideas and...

English
Could you please check these last sentence? 1) I believe people shouldn't be discriminated against just because of the colour of their skin. 2) In my opinion, we should all be treated as equal and should be given the same opportunities in life. 3) We should stand (?? I can't ...

psychology
As discussed in your text, the Implicit Association Test (IAT) A. is based on a culture-free questionnaire. B. has revealed that most people aren’t prejudiced. C. requires subjects to react to a series of black and white faces. D. requires people to openly express and reveal...

Ethics
In self-discrepancy theory, self-representations arise from __________. Answer a. Viewing the self from one's own standpoint and from the standpoint of significant others. yes b. One's personal constructs. c. The synthesis of the id and superego. d. A hierarchy of needs. e. ...

English
Like the modernists, postmodern writers focused on subjective experience rather objective cultural norms A: Expressing or dealing with facts or condition as perceived without distortion by personal feelings prejudices or interpretations** B: Characteristic of or belonging to ...

language and barriers
to be truly successful teacher aide in a nonbiased culturally diverse classroom you must? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particulary sensitive to minority students as many come from unstable homes (c)rely on and ...

language and barriers
to be truly successful teacher aide in a nonbaised culturally diverse classroom you must ? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particularly sensitive to minority students as mant come from unstable homes (c)rely on ...

English
Is this a good thesis about the film guess who is coming to dinner? The 1967 film, Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner at initial viewing shows that racial relations have come a long way, however, close scrutiny of the film reveals that racial prejudices are very much alive and ...

plzz help me
2. As you read The Cay, you will learn about people and their prejudices. as you read the cay Why do you think there would be feelings of hostility toward those of other races in Curacao? 3. Name 6 natural resources in Curacao. 4What is the capital of Curacao? Describe where ...

History
“Without consideration of ‘traditions’ and prejudices, it [Germany] must find the courage to gather our people and their strength for an advance along the road that will lead this people from its present restricted living space to new land and soil, and hence also free ...

English
Please suggest me the best fit in each sentence. 1. the car--------dangerously before coming to a sudden halt.(turned, swerved, screeched) my answer is "turned" 2. The Manager------------off angrily after giving them orders.(broke, stalked threatened) My answer is broke 3....

Opinions need aboput world war one!?
The initial cause of WW1 was the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary. What do you think of this statement.? As this site says, the "trigger" was the assassination.... however, there were many causes... http://www.historyonthenet.com/WW1/causes.htm I ...

9th grade
Please answer the following questions in brief paragraph form. Use complete sentences with proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar. Place your answers in the box below and then click the Submit button at the bottom of the page. 1. What are instances in your own experience ...

launguage
Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...

English
You are perfectly right. I wanted to add these sentences, too. I really need your revision. 1) We must remember past atrocities but at the same time we must do something against them. It is for this reason that our school has decided to embark on a European project involving a...

orientalism of muslim and arab american
If i am reading and understanding this the characteristic of the orientalism is the behavior, habit, tradition of the people in the east. but the way the scholar took it and wrote about the people was not more if there own imagination of how they conceived the information ...

Short Story (Happy Event)
Ella the white protagonist of "Happy Event", has perceptions that are limited by her attitudes and prejudices. She believed she was wise to hire servants who belonged to the same tribe, but "always felt puzzled and rather peevish, then, when, as had happened often before, she ...

English
Could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) In the conventional society of Jane Austen’s day, a woman’s role was fairly clear. Her position in life was defined by her father or her husband and she was expected to be modest, submissive and incapable of independent...

English fallacies
my assignment is to find quotes from thimas jefferson's query 14 and label them according to fallacies and i just don't get it. some quotes include "Comparing them by their faculties of memory, reason, and imagination, it appears to me, that in memory they are equal to the ...

English
Can you check these sentences, please? In particular, let me know if the words occurring before the parentheses are OK. 1) Jane Austen disapproves of relationships based only on wealth or on sudden violent passions.According to her, a good marriage should be based on calm ...

US History
This is a letter from George Washington to Patrick Henry: September 24, 1787 I don't understand what his purpose and point of view is. Please help me!!! Dear Sir: In the first moment after my return I take the liberty of sending you a copy of the Constitution which the ...

English answer check
1. Like the modernists, postmodern writers focused on subjective experience rather than objective cultural norms. (1 point) expressing or dealing with facts or conditions as perceived without distortion by personal feelings, prejudices, or interpretations***** characteristic ...

Social studies
hello, I have to write my essay for next Sunday on which ethnic group I belong so I understand this right, I would write about white americans but I have to find out if the white americans faced forms of discrimination like dual labor market, reverse discrimination, and stuff ...

english - Ms. Sue - Please revise
o In the future, how will thinking critically influence the ways that you: · Read? · Write? · Process information? o Why and how could you apply critical thinking when evaluating each of the following: · Articles · Advertising · Media · Conversations Here is my answer: ...

English
I need to prepare a short summary on the feminist movement for tomorrow. Can someone check it, please? Thank you very much in advance. 1) In October 1903, Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) – a militant organization campaigning for women...

teacher aide language and other barriers
to be truly successful teachers aide in a nonbias culturaley diverse classroom you must? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particularly sensitive to minoritystudents as many come from unstable homes (c)rely on and ...

English
Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost everything we consider. Differences occur in terms of how extreme our bias is and how much it influences our ...

english
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers's distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost...

Social Studies Question
I have to present something that had to do with the years 1790-1865. Any ideas? Some examples were: powerpoint presentations, written reports, songs, plays, demonstrations, etc. That depends upon your interests, skills, and abilities. When my daughter was in ninth grade, she ...

Rhetoric
How does one distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial when using rhetorical divices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...

Critical Thinking
As answered several times before -- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Monday, July 10, 2006 at 6:...

English
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by ...

writing
• Post your response to this question: What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check ...

WorldHistory
significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. EFFECT ON WOMEN LIVES: The British Agricultural Revolution was the cause of drastic changes in the lives of British women. Before the Agricultural Revolution, women worked alongside their husbands in the fields and were ...

writing
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please see the following responses to this same set of questions: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on...

Language and other barriers
I was wondering if you advise me if my answers are right please help 4. To be a truly successful teacher aide in a nonbiased, culturally diverse classroom, you must A. be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students. B. be particularly ...

AED / ASAP PLEASE
Based on the reading in Chapter 3 of the text, what factors do you think most contributed to the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education (1954)? How does this decision continue to impact education today? I say the Civil rights. I say this movement but I am not ...

RHETORIC
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing peoples attitudes amd beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial us of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (...

critical thinking
how can readers distinguish beteen prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices This is an excellent site on propaganda techniques: http://www.propagandacritic.com/ Be sure to also check out the links here -- all from previous postings of the same question...

orientalism of muslim and arab american
What are some characteristics orientalism and how it has became discrimination toward Muslim and Arab Americans? my understanding Orientalism is view of people and history of the orient with no recognition of change over time. Can some one explain to me what i am looking for i...

english-check over work
Prejudice is “a prejudgment, a conviction, reached beforehand, and shaped by preconceived ideas” (Baird pg 21). Most of the time it is a negative feeling of contempt towards people who are different than oneself. Prejudice is a recurring theme in Harper Lee’s novel To ...

English1A - Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue or anyone else. Can you please proofread my essay on Race and Culture? Race and Culture Society plays a big role on race and culture. Whether a person is black or white, Asian or Hispanic, there will always be that someone who attempts to identify and stereotype ...

English essay
Hi everybody, I have to write an essay in English(which is not my mother tongue) on the subject: Are you personnally in favor of legalising gay marriage? I've written a short essay about it. Can anyone correct my mistakes and my ideas(if you find that the arguments are not ...

English1A - Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue could you proofread again? I think we had a misunderstanding on the race and ethnicity part. Maybe I wrote it wrong but see if this makes better sense. Society plays a big role on race and culture. Whether a person is black or white, Asian or Hispanic, there will ...

Sociology
Besides the IAT, what measurements do sociologists use to measure prjudice? What makes you think the IAT measure prejudice and bias? There is a big controversy over just that point. I don't know of any reliable tests. There used to be a "Nonesuch" test, which asked something ...

English1A-Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue I agree with what you said so I changed part of my introduction around and changed the thesis, and I changed the last part of the conclusion. Can you let me know your thoughts? Race and Culture Society plays a large role on race and culture. Whether a person is ...

English (Frankenstein essay)
I had to write an essay about Frankenstein . I had to talk about chapter five and say what techniques were used and I also had to talk about why it's still relevent and what the novel contributed. Please could you proof read it and help me to improve upon it? Are there any ...

English1A-Critical Thinking and Writing
Miss Sue could you read it one more time if it makes sense, I changed the part about someone being born with the preconceived notion, I meant they are raised by parents that way but I don't know how to make it make sense. And I did a conclusion so I'm hoping it makes sense ...

English
Can some one proof read my short essay for gramatical errors, or just the anything in general. heres the question i am answering: Popular media from magazines to movies to television offer images, stories, and information that influence our prejudices and how we think about ...

Race and Ehtnicity
What do the terms race and ethnicity mean and why are these concepts important to United States society? Both terms, race and ethnicity, have many definitions and connotations. I suggest you first look these two words up in a dictionary and note all of their various meanings. ...

prejudice
Describe other measurements sociologists use to calculate prejudice. Here are some sites which may give you some ideas. http://www.ajph.org/cgi/content/full/93/2/262 http://jca.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/10/3/343 http://72.14.209.104/search?q=cache:cxtWKq1uijkJ:www.wjh....

creative writing
Here are some previous answers to this question: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1157494639.1157499174 Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost ...

english
can someone tell me the difference between prejudial and non-prejudial use of rhetoric? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...

WRITING
How can you as a critical thinker tell the difference between prejudicial and non-prejudicial rhetoric? Previous answers to this same question: ----------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken ...

COM/125
From previous answers to this question: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on ...

Critical Thinking
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can reader's distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Previous answers to this same question: ------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:...

rhetoric
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please check out the following posts and links: Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. ...

SOCIAL STUDIES
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF RHETORIC IN INFULENCING PEOPLE'S ATTITUDES AND BELIEFS? This site give excellent information on the use of rhetoric. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric This site gives you what many orators have said about rhetoric. http://www.americanrhetoric.com/...

Retorical Devices
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Please tell us what you think, and we'll be glad to add our comments and critique. I really love this website. I just went back to college. And thank goodness fortechnology. Use these snippets from ...

English
This is my essay. I was wondering, if its not asking to much if you could edit it for me? or just tell me whats wrong with it? In Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen tries to change the views of the Regency Era on marriage, class, and reputation through the use of satire. During ...

Teachers Aide/Language and other Barriers
1. Suppose Mr. Smith holds so much prejudice against a student that it causes him to treat that student unjustly or unfairly. Mr. Smith is demonstrating A. stereotyping. C. handicappism. B. discrimination. D. racism. 2. If one child displays discriminatory behavior toward ...

english / compare & contrast essay
Hey guys!! I was hoping someone could critique/view/edit me essay for me? :) It's a compare and contrast essay on Mother Tongue by Amy Tan, and How to Tame a Wild Tongue by Gloria Anzaldúa. I'm a hs junior but i'm also taking college english~critical writing. Thanks! You can ...

American Gov.
I'm having trouble finding the answers to these questions (the answers should be in order from the article, it's just not clarifiable. Also, I put ****** .... ***** to show where the answers may be that I think is right, but I'm not sure)... 2. How does James Madison define a...

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